Inducted into the ApHC Hall of Fame in 1996.
The first Appaloosa sired by National Cutting Horse Hall of Famer DOC O'LENA, IMA DOC O'LENA followed in the footsteps of his legendary father, shaping the Appaloosa stock horse world in the process. Out of the mare WA JO'S FRECKLES, IMA DOC O'LENA began his show career with a win over 230 entries in the 1983 Pacific Coast Cutting Association Derby. Foaled in 1979, this stallion went on to earn two World Championships, in Junior Cutting (1983) and another in Senior Cutting (1984), as well as a Superior Achievement certificate and a Register of Merit in cutting.
As a sire, IMA DOC O'LENA has had a tremendous impact on the cow horse segments of the Appaloosa industry, passing oh his winning traits and cow sense to his get. IMA DOC O'LENA has produced World Champions in events such as Cutting, Working Cow Horse, Reining, Barrels and many others.
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